Long Island Bar Fires Pregnant Bartender

ABC News reports on Jennifer Paviglianiti’s charges of discrimination with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Bartender in Topless Bar Says She Was Discriminated Against for Being Pregnant By MARY KATHRYN BURKE and BRENNAN MCCORD...

Markowitz grilled in discrimination suit

YourNabe.com By Thomas Tracy Borough President Marty Markowitz was put on the hot seat Friday when he was grilled for nearly four hours about a discrimination lawsuit filed against him back in 2007. The deposition, which was held in Borough Hall, was the first major...

Brooklyn Borough Chief Is Deposed in Bias Suit

New York Times reports on the suit filed by former Borough President Communications Director Regina Weiss. By DAVID W. CHEN Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is not the only city official who has been forced recently to answer questions about employment discrimination. Marty...

Pregnant Woman Fired for No longer being “Sexy” or “Fun”

A bartender was fired from her job for being pregnant and no longer “fun” or “sexy” as a result of her “bulging” belly. Jennifer Paviglianiti, an employee at a Suffolk County topless bar and restaurant chain, successfully tended bar for owner John Doxey at his Café...